How colleges can help solve America’s crisis of geographic mobility

May 29, 2019 | Forbes

As you read this, I am roaming around my college reunion like a long-tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs. All my roommates are here, you see, and their pranks continue to haunt me: grains of rice under my bedsheets; removing all my lightbulbs; jumping into the shower while my back was turned and asking me to pass the soap; sprinkling Country Time Lemonade powder over the top of the toilet stall; pats of butter lobbed ever so gently onto my skylight (amazingly, not even a New England spring could wash away that butter); and hiding under my bed until I fell asleep, then grabbing my leg. That last one almost ended in violence.

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